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Some People Don’t Know That New Orleans Was The First To Do These 9 Things

Everyone knows that New Orleans was the birthplace of Jazz, but do you know what else was born in this beautiful city of ours? Check out the things below to learn which New Orleans’ firsts are new to you. And see if the inventions you knew about made the list!

Did you know all of the things on this list were started in New Orleans? Do you have any others that you would add to this list? Let us know what your picks would be in the comments below. We love to hear your ideas and feedback.

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting